04/22/14 4:30pm
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Members of the public are invited to attend a Joint Meeting of the Arlandria Action Plan Advisory Group and the Four Mile Run Joint Task Force on Wednesday, April 23, 2014 from 7pm – 9pm at the Conservancy at Four Mile Run Park (4109 Mt. Vernon Avenue).

The purpose of the joint meeting is to provide updates and promote discussion on Four Mile Run Restoration Projects (including construction phasing for the demonstration project), Four Mile Run Park Citywide Plan, private development projects in Arlandria (including Mt. Vernon Village Center and Four Mile Run Pump Station Upgrade), and the Oakville Triangle Planning Process.

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04/22/14 3:15pm

Condominium for rent at 520 JohN Carlyle Street in Alexandria, Virginia

This 1BR condominium is located at 520 John Carlyle Street in the Carlyle neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia. Having lived in Carlyle for over a dozen years now, I have ALWAYS admired the modern design of these condos that were built in 2007.

Via the listing

sunny NY loft style in extrememly well located bldg near metro, Whole Foods, & tons of Old Town amenities. 1BR 1BA unit w/high ceilings, exposed ductwork & brick walls, sliding barnstyle BR door. 720 sq. ft. Stainless & granite kitchen, W/D in unit, hardwood floors, oversized windows overlooking courtyard. Assigned parking in garage. Gym & pool available. available through August 2015.

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04/22/14 3:09pm

The culminating event in Alexandria’s National Poetry Month activities, Poem in Your Pocket Day will feature Poet Laureate Tori Lane, and past Poet Laureates Amy Young and Mary McElveen. The event is held at the Athenaeum, 201 Prince Street in Old Town.

The program is a partnership between the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Association and the City of Alexandria Office of the Arts. Light refreshments will be served. Free! 6:30 to 8 p.m. For more information, please visit www.nvfaa.org or call 703.548.0035.

For more community events, visit our community events calendar.

04/22/14 1:28pm

Condominium for sale at 545 East Braddock Road in Alexandria, Virginia

This 1BR condominium is located at 545 East Braddock Road  in the Braddock Road Metro neighborhood of Alexandria, Virginia. As the listing states, if your scroll through our rental listings, these condos don’t often come up for sale but, for rent.

Via the listing

Not often is a 1 BR available at Colecroft Station-literally just steps to Braddock Road Metro. New paint, new carpet. Sold As-is.6th Floor location has nice view from balcony overlooking courtyard. Easy commute to 395,495, 95, DCA.

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04/22/14 12:45pm

Alexandria Virginia Earth Day 2014 PosterThe City of Alexandria’s Park Operations and Natural Resources Division will hold a tree sale on Saturday, April 26 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Ben Brenman Park, 4800 Brenman Park Dr. The goal of the sale is to promote the preservation of the Alexandria’s tree canopy by encouraging the planting of trees on private property throughout the City.

The City’s tree supplier, Denison Landscaping and Nursery of Fort Washington, Maryland, will again provide a variety of trees, shrubs and annuals that are hardy and successful in this area. Trees and shrubs are sold in three to seven gallon containers that residents can easily handle and plant. Download the List of Available Trees or purchase and email or call the Urban Forestry Office to reserve your trees.

Residents can reserve trees for purchase in advance through Wednesday, April 23. No deposit is necessary. To reserve a tree, call the Park Operations and Natural Resources Division Office at 703.746.5499 or email dorothy.white@alexandriava.gov. When reserving your trees, please provide your name, telephone number, and the type and quantities of the tree that you plan to purchase.

Advance tree orders must be picked up between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 26. Reserved trees not picked up by 10 a.m. on the day of the sale will be made available to the public.

For additional information, call the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities’ Park Operations and Natural Resources Division at 703.746.5499.